EmboSS 2018

What’s new

  • Sep. 3, 2018 Paper submission form is now available.
  • Sep. 3, 2018 Registration form is now available.
  • Sep. 27, 2018 Program updated.
  • Oct. 16, 2018 Program updated.
  • Oct. 22, 2018 Program updated.
  • Nov.1, 2018 Paper submission form is closed.
  • Nov.2, The poster list (Poster Number, Title, Authors) is available here..
  • Nov.2, On-line registration is closed.

 

Call For SubmissionsVenueInstructions for AuthorsProgramRegistrationCommittee

  • Abstract Submission is closed.
    We would like to thank all authors who contributed their abstracts.

 

  • About EmboSS 2018 (Dec 5-6, 2018)
    The 2nd International Symposium on Embodied-Brain Systems Science (EmboSS 2018) is an international forum for researchers to present their researches and share their ideas. Researchers who address Embodied-Brain Systems Science from Biological and physiological fields, System Engineering and Applied Mathematics, and Rehabilitation disciplines are welcomed.

 

  • Topics include, but are not limited to, the following tracks:
    – Biological and physiological experiments of human and animals
    – Modeling of brain and body dynamics
    – Construction and experiments on artificial systems by utilizing robotic technologies

 

  • Important Dates
    Abstract submission: Oct. 31, 2018 (11:59 pm GMT-9)
    Notification of acceptance: Nov. 10, 2018
    Conference: Dec. 5-6, 2018

Venue: Senri Life Science Center, Osaka, Japan

Address:1-4-2,Shinsenrihigashimachi,Toyonaka-city,Osaka,Japan 560-0082

How to access to Senri Life Science Center

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Abstract Submission is closed.
We would like to thank all authors who contributed their abstracts.

Please prepare your poster with size of W90cm x H210cm or less.
The poster list (Poster Number, Title, Authors) is available here.

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  • Presentation style:
    All accepted papers will be presented as poster presentation.
  • Poster size:
    Width 90cm × Height 210cm
  • Template for submission:
    Authors are invited to submit a paper (extended abstract, strictly 1 page) to the symposium.
    All manuscripts must be written in English and should be prepared in the double-column manuscript template for the proceedings.
  • Submission of Papers
    All papers need to be submitted electronically in PDF format from the submission form.
  • Copyright
    The copyrights to accepted articles are transferred to the 2nd International Symposium on Embodied-Brain Systems Science (EmboSS 2018).
    Authors should agree to transfer copyright before the submission.
    (Please check the checkbox on the submission form)

The papers submitted to this symposium will be reviewed by international experts in different areas of neuroscience, system engineering and rehabilitation medicine.


1. Invited speakers
2. Program
3. Poster session information


Invited Speakers

[ Invited Talk 1 ]

Dr. Paolo Dario
Professor, Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna
Title: Achievements and Frontiers of Bionics Science and Engineering.

[ Invited Talk 2 ]

Dr. Etienne Burdet
Professor, Imperial College London
Title: Human-machine interaction and neurorehabilitation.

[ Invited Talk 3 ]

Dr. Sten Grillner
Professor, Karolinska Institutet
Talk: The neural control system for the control of motion is evolutionary conserved from Forebrain to Spinal cord

[ Invited Talk 4 ]

Dr. Peter Strick
Professor,University of Pittsburgh
Title: Evolution of the cortical control of movement: Why rodents can’t play the violin

[ Invited Talk 5 ]

Dr. Trevor Drew
Professor, Université de Montréal
Title: A Cortical Network for the planning and execution of visually-guided gait modifications.

[ Invited Talk 6 ]

Dr. Mark Hallett
Senior Investigator, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
Title:Neuro-rehabilitation: From Pathophysiology to Application

Program

2018/12/5 (Wed)

2018/12/6 (Thu)

8:15-9:00: Registration
9:00-9:10: Opening Talk by Dr. Jun Ota

8:15-9:00: Registration

Model-based rehabilitation: a new era of rehabilitation
     Chaired by Dr. Shin-ichi Izumi

9:10-10:00: Invited Talk 1
Dr. Paolo Dario
10:00-10:50: Invited Talk 2
Dr. Etienne Burdet

Motor and frontoparietal network: Anatomical and functional basis for neuro-rehabilitation
     Chaired by Dr. Eiich Naito

9:00-9:50: Invited Talk 4
Dr. Peter Strick
9:50-10:40: Invited Talk 5
Dr. Trevor Drew

10:50-11:05: Break 10:40-10:55: Break

11:05-11:35: Member Talk 1
Dr. Hiroshi Imamizu
11:35-12:05: Member Talk 2
Dr. Tetsunari Inamura

10:55-11:25: Member Talk 6
Dr. Kazuhiko Seki
11:25-11:55: Member Talk 7
Dr. Yuriko Sugiuchi

12:05-13:40: Picture & Lunch 11:55-13:30: Picture & Lunch

Muscle synergy: gait, posture and upper limb control and synergy-based rehabilitation
     Chaired by Dr. Kaoru Takakusaki

13:40-14:30: Invited Talk 3
Dr. Sten Grillner

Neuro-rehabilitation: from pathophysiology to real application
     Chaired by Dr. Takashi Hanakawa

13:30-14:20: Invited Talk 6
Dr. Mark Hallett

14:30-14:45: Break 14:20-14:35: Break

14:45-15:15: Member Talk 3
Dr. Tetsuro Funato
15:15-15:45: Member Talk 4
Dr. Shinya Aoi
15:45-16:15: Member Talk 5
Dr. Natsue Yoshimura

14:35-15:05: Member Talk 8
Dr. Dai Owaki
15:05-15:35: Member Talk 9
Dr. Shin’ichi Furuya
15:35-16:05: Member Talk 10
Dr. Jun Izawa

16:15-18:30: Poster Session 1 with coffee 16:05-17:35: Poster Session 2 with coffee

18:30-20:30: Banquet
20:30-: After-Banquet Party by Dr. Tsuyoshi Ikegami

17:35-17:45: Closing by Dr. Jun Ota


 

Poster session information

The poster list (Poster Number, Title, Authors) is available here.
Abstract will be distributed at the conference.

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On-line registration is closed.
On-site registration will be available at the conference venue.

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Registration Types and Fees

Early registration fee
(Until Sep 30 JST(GMT+9))
Late registration fee
(From Oct 1 to Oct 31 JST(GMT+9))
On-site Registration
Student 13,000 JPY 17,000 JPY 17,000 JPY
Non-Student 25,000 JPY 35,000 JPY 35,000 JPY

The early/late registration fee can be paid by credit cards; and the on-site registration fee is to be paid only by cash (JPY).

General & Program Chair: Eiichi Naito, National Institute of Information and Communications Technology

General & Program Co-chair: Akira Murata, Kindai University

Publicity Chair: Kei Mochizuki, Kindai University

Publication Chair: Satoshi Hirose, National Institute of Information and Communications Technology

Local Arrangement Chair: Tsuyoshi Ikegami, National Institute of Information and Communications Technology

Secretariat: Kaoru Amemiya, National Institute of Information and Communications Technology

Executive Committee:
Jun Ota, The University of Tokyo
Shin-ichi Izumi, Tohoku University
Toshiyuki Kondo, Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology
Hiroshi Imamizu, The University of Tokyo
Kazuhiko Seki, National Center of Neurology and Psychiatry
Kaoru Takakusaki, Asahikawa Medical University
Hajime Asama, The University of Tokyo
Nobuhiko Haga, The University of Tokyo
Yoshikazu Shinoda, Tokyo Medical and Dental University
Eiichi Saito, Fujita Health University
Koji Ito, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Medical Science
Paolo Dario, Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna

Advisers:
Shigemi Mori, National Institute for Physiological Sciences
Toshinori Hongo, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Medical Science

Contact Contact

emboss2018[at]embodied-brain.org
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